Dementia Specialist - Relocate to Australia
Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Canberra, Hobart, Adelaide
Dementia Specialists / Nurses / Occupational Therapists – Come and work in Australia! We have roles in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart and Canberra.
The client, a leader in the area of dementia research, dementia consultancy and dementia care, will provide a generous relocation package, arrange visas and provide an excellent salary.
Our client is ideally suited to those who are passionate about dementia care who are wanting to make a difference. They are breaking new ground and raising the bar in dementia care.
We are looking for dementia specialists in the UK who would like to live and work in Australia. This will involve working with facilities that provide aged care services, families supporting relatives with dementia and other organisations or groups that become involved in caring for those with dementia or with other complex age related needs. Successful applicants will be working across multiple facilities performing tasks such as:
Providing of advise, education and support on how to deal with Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD)
Developing interventions & action plans
Making recommendations in relation to environment and models of care
Liaising with families in relation to complex care needs
Provision of education and consultancy services
Performing audits and quality of care assessments
Participation in research towards better understanding and the creation of new and improved models of care
Involvement in new initiatives, projects and programs
Crucial to being able to perform this role is strong empathy, commitment and passion to improve the lives of people in need. Successful applicants will be comfortable working in a multi site environment, will be able to work independently or as part of a team and will have experience in an aged or dementia care setting. Strong computer and administrative skills also required.
Successful applicants for this role will have a background in an aged care / dementia setting and qualifications in disciplines such as:
Nursing - Registered Nurse (RN), Enrolled Nurse(EN)
Psychology / Psychologist
Occupational Therapist (OT)
Other allied health backgrounds
For more information, please respond contact Andrew at innovate360.
- Full time
- Job Level
- Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Manager, Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 29 Nov 2016
Closes 29 Dec 2016
This job was posted to: Community nurse, Nursing home nurse, Occupational health